Jacqueline (Jackie) Agesa received her PhD in Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1996. She has been an Associate Professor of Finance at Marshall University since Fall 2009. Before this, she was Professor of Economics. Her research interests include Financial & Insurance Economics. Her work with Richard Agesa, was published in 2019 in the Journal of Developing Areas. From 2013-2018 Jackie was a Reviewer for the Ford Foundation where she reviewed 45 grant proposals per year. She currently is a Board Member on the Wild Ramp Advisory Board and the Wild Ramp Advisory Board Finance Committee.